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Historic sites face climate threats

Historic sites face climate threats | News in Conservation | Scoop.it

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Climate change is threatening historic heritage all over the world

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Israeli archaeologist says he's found citadel captured by King David

Israeli archaeologist says he's found citadel captured by King David | News in Conservation | Scoop.it
Business Insider Israeli archaeologist says he's found citadel captured by King David Fox News May 1, 2014: Eli Shukron, an archeologist formerly with Israel's Antiquities Authority, walks in the City of David archaeological site near Jerusalem's...
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An Israeli archaeologist says he has found the legendary citadel captured by King David in his conquest of Jerusalem

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Rare sarcophagus, Egyptian scarab found in Israel

Rare sarcophagus, Egyptian scarab found in Israel | News in Conservation | Scoop.it
Hurriyet Daily News Rare sarcophagus, Egyptian scarab found in Israel Hurriyet Daily News Israeli archaeologists have unearthed a rare sarcophagus featuring a slender face and a scarab ring inscribed with the name of an Egyptian pharaoh, Israel's...
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Israeli archaeologists have unearthed a rare sarcophagus featuring a slender face and a scarab ring inscribed with the name of an Egyptian pharaoh

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I restauri della basilica di Sant'Andrea a Mantova

I restauri della basilica di Sant'Andrea a Mantova | News in Conservation | Scoop.it
Stanno terminando in questi giorni i restauri della basilica di Sant’Andrea a Mantova, iniziati alla fine del 2008 e frazionati in tre lotti: il primo comprendeva le superfici dell’abside, del pres...
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Started in 2008, conservation work on Sant'Andrea Basilica in Montova are about to be terminated

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“Iraq Heritage” launches to respect and protect the cultural heritage of modern Iraq

“Iraq Heritage” launches to respect and protect the cultural heritage of modern Iraq | News in Conservation | Scoop.it
Iraq Heritage announces the official launch of www.iraqheritage.org, a website devoted to help people understand, value, care for and enjoy Iraq's unique and ancient heritage.
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The Archaeology News Network: Auction of 4,500 year old Sardinian idol stopped

The Archaeology News Network: Auction of 4,500 year old Sardinian idol stopped | News in Conservation | Scoop.it

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Campaigners wins rights to stop New York auction house from selling an ancient mother goddess icon that could be worth up to $1.2 million.


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Lawmaker Seeks Harsh Punishment for Crimes Against Cultural Heritage in Peru

Lawmaker Seeks Harsh Punishment for Crimes Against Cultural Heritage in Peru | News in Conservation | Scoop.it
An opposition lawmaker is proposing drastic punishment for people who damage cultural heritage in Peru: a 15 year prison sentence.
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A 15 year prison sentence proposed for people found guilty of damaging cultural heritage in Peru

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Stanford professor looks underwater for history of the Roman Empire

Stanford professor looks underwater for history of the Roman Empire | News in Conservation | Scoop.it
Using archeological evidence from shipwrecks and harbors, classics scholar Justin Leidwanger uncovers the story of economic networks during a millennium of classical antiquity.
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Mapping 10 Preservation Battles Being Waged In NYC Right Now - Curbed NY

Mapping 10 Preservation Battles Being Waged In NYC Right Now - Curbed NY | News in Conservation | Scoop.it
Mapping 10 Preservation Battles Being Waged In NYC Right Now Curbed NY While advocates, especially those aligned with the Landmarks50 alliance, believe that 'preservation provides a reassuring chain of continuity between past and present,' the...
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Heritage at Risk : Heritage v. Social Unrest

Heritage at Risk : Heritage v. Social Unrest | News in Conservation | Scoop.it
The battle to preserve cultural heritage from looters and vandals is long fought.
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